Engility Holdings Inc. (NYSE:EGL)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Noble Financial in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday.

Several other research firms have also recently issued reports on EGL. Stifel Nicolaus increased their target price on shares of Engility Holdings from $34.00 to $36.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 16th. FBR & Co increased their target price on shares of Engility Holdings from $25.00 to $35.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 26th. Jefferies Group increased their target price on shares of Engility Holdings from $27.00 to $37.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, August 5th. TheStreet upgraded shares of Engility Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, August 8th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Engility Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $34.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 26th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating, five have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $31.00.

Analyst Recommendations for Engility Holdings (NYSE:EGL)

Shares of Engility Holdings (NYSE:EGL) opened at 37.27 on Tuesday. Engility Holdings has a 52 week low of $11.46 and a 52 week high of $38.01. The company’s market cap is $1.37 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average of $30.49 and a 200 day moving average of $27.16.

Engility Holdings (NYSE:EGL) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 1st. The company reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.14. The company earned $511.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $42.67 million. Engility Holdings had a negative net margin of 12.16% and a positive return on equity of 9.35%. Engility Holdings’s revenue for the quarter was down 10.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.61 EPS. On average, analysts expect that Engility Holdings will post ($0.43) EPS for the current year.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Engility Holdings by 1,204.2% in the second quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 4,982 shares of the company’s stock worth $105,000 after buying an additional 4,600 shares during the last quarter. Barclays PLC boosted its position in shares of Engility Holdings by 999.2% in the second quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 5,617 shares of the company’s stock worth $118,000 after buying an additional 5,106 shares during the last quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan boosted its position in shares of Engility Holdings by 1.6% in the third quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 3,830 shares of the company’s stock worth $121,000 after buying an additional 60 shares during the last quarter. Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Engility Holdings during the second quarter worth approximately $159,000. Finally, Strs Ohio acquired a new position in shares of Engility Holdings during the second quarter worth approximately $168,000. Institutional investors own 96.20% of the company’s stock.

Engility Holdings Company Profile

Engility Holdings, Inc (Engility) is a provider of systems engineering services, training, program management, and operational support for the United States Government worldwide. The Company’s business is focused on providing a range of engineering, technical, analytical, advisory, training, logistics and support services.

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